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Author: 0 Father, brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

Separately, security forces announced they had Salman Abedi's younger brother, Hesham, in custody. Grande, who reportedly is in Boca Raton, Florida, with her family, has kept a low profile since the blast. With France still under a state of emergency after a string of IS attacks, French President Emmanuel Macron is holding a special security council meeting Wednesday.

Global News Can dealmaker make the ultimate deal?
Author: 0 Can dealmaker make the ultimate deal?

Mat Staver, founder and chairman of the Liberty Counsel, told JNS.org he believes Trump is receiving pressure to nix the embassy move from "some Muslim nations, some establishment people in the State Department, and even no doubt from some people in his own party and in Israel ".

Global News Trump says Mideast deal not easy
Author: 0 Trump says Mideast deal not easy

Trump received a warm reception from both Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a reflection of how "both sides want to be in Trump's favor right now". "But with determination, compromise and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal", he said. In Saudi Arabia, Trump said he had called on Arab leaders "to join in a partnership to drive terror from their midst once and for all".

Global News Melania Trump appears to slap away president's hand in Israel
Author: 0 Melania Trump appears to slap away president's hand in Israel

Donald Trump smooths over his tie and adjusts his coat after the rejection. Trump is seen reaching back to take Melania's hand and she seems to slap it away. Video of the moment has gone viral. Earlier, the first lady had to nudge the President to remind him to put his hand on his heart for the U.S. national anthem.

Global News Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value', says Iran's Rouhani
Author: 0 Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value', says Iran's Rouhani

The Iranian Regime's response to Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia has been rather "unorthodox", according to a regional expert. The statement reiterated Rouhani's position stated in a speech last month, prior to the country's presidential election , in which he declared that "Iran will ask no soul's permission to build missiles".

Global News Government will not go back on its promise on black money: Modi
Author: 0 Government will not go back on its promise on black money: Modi

Sadiya is one of the most disadvantaged places in Assam , a subdivision of Tinsukia bounded by rivers on three sides: Lohit, Brahmaputra and Dibang. As he completes three years in office, his popularity rating is at 81 per cent. Addressing the public rally in Dhola after inaugurating the bridge, PM Modi announced that the India's longest, will be named after the late playback singer Bhupen Hazarika .

Author: 0 Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

I want you to know how much we appreciate your bold decision to act against the use of chemical weapons in Syria. He however offered no specifics, with widespread scepticism over whether meaningful talks are possible for now. It is not a religious conflict, and respecting the Abrahimic religions is an original part of Palestinian beliefs, Abbas stated. Abbas has also agreed to work towards a two-state solution , which is not supported by the majority of Palestinians.

Global News Jeter number retirement officially passes torch to new Yankees guard
Author: 0 Jeter number retirement officially passes torch to new Yankees guard

Jeter will be the 38 Yankee to be honored with a plaque and the 22 Yankee to have his number retired. First up, however, is the Derek Jeter jersey retirement ceremony. "I didn't realize it then, but that was a look at how clutch he was going to be for a long time". So I can't thank you guys enough. "I went to New York thinking Derek is a great player, but after playing with him for a few months, I left there knowing how special he was as a player", former Yankees third baseman Aaron Boone ...

Author: 0 US says 3 IS fighters killed in last 2 months

However, a spokesman for the US-led coalition denied that its forces had conducted airstrikes near Mayadeen on Thursday and Friday, while telling Reuters that they are in the process of assessing the results. Yesterday, a Pentagon investigation concluded that at least 105 civilians died in an anti-jihadist air strike on an IS weapons cache in Mosul in March.

Global News 5 killed in Jakarta bombing
Author: 0 5 killed in Jakarta bombing

In February 2017 , Indonesian police shot and killed an Islamic State-linked militant after he detonated a small bomb. "First the explosions in Manchester during the Ariana Grande show, then in the Philippines, where Islamic State-linked groups carried out an attack in Marawi", Setyo said .

Global News Trump creates advisory body to look into possible voter fraud in elections
Author: 0 Trump creates advisory body to look into possible voter fraud in elections

Kris Kobach , the Kansas secretary of state , who has played a leading role in the drive to crack down on undocumented immigrants, will be appointed as vice president of the commission. The president has repeatedly claimed, without evidence , that millions of people voted illegally in the 2016 presidential election. "All studies , including our own, have shown that voter fraud is vanishingly rare ".

Author: 0 From president to prisoner 503: Park appears in court with her nemesis

They were charged with taking bribes worth about 59.2 billion won (52 million USA dollars) from large conglomerates including Samsung , Lotte and SK.Tuesday's opening session will be Park's first public appearance since she was taken into custody in March .Under South Korean law, a bribery conviction involving more than 100 million won ($89,000) can lead to a prison term of more than 10 years or even life imprisonment.Moon said during his campaign he won't pardon Park or Samsung's Lee.

Author: 0 Turkey calls for ouster of USA envoy for anti-IS coalition

President Erdogan told Turkish media in Washington that he had told Mr Trump that Turkey would hit back "without asking anyone" if it came under attack from the Syrian Kurds. The YPG says it is separate from the PKK, though Turkey does not accept this, and insists it does not want conflict with Ankara . Eleven people were injured, including a police officer, and nine were taken to a hospital, after men in suits brutally kicked and punched the protestors.

Author: 0 US Has Budgeted $49M for Venezuelan Right-Wing Since 2009

Speaking at a news conference in Strasbourg, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed "great concern" over the "extremely hard situation" in Venezuela and said he was in contact with regional leaders. The new sanctions come as Maduro is facing increasing worldwide pressure to hold elections. The Organization of Americas States will hold an emergency ministerial meeting on May 31 to address the crisis.

Global News Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack
Author: 0 Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack

Leaks from the investigation into the Manchester terror attack are undermining the investigation, British police said on Thursday after details of the probe were revealed in France and the US. British Prime Minister Theresa May publicly warned Trump that "intelligence that is shared between law enforcement agencies must be shared securely".

Author: 0 S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

He said it would take time to come up with a new sustainable and effective way to curb North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, especially when the most recent United Nations resolution, the strictest so far, had apparently failed. The North Koreans have not yet developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland of the United States , but some Pentagon officials have assessed their missile program is advancing.

Author: 0 Labour's Corbyn denies pacificism, but says military force has not worked

Speaking after his party unanimously approved the final version, which will be officially unveiled next week, Mr. Corbyn said it would be "an offer that will transform the lives of many people in our society and ensure that we have a government in Britain on 8 June that will work for the many , not the few".

Author: 0 Foreign fighters among militants in Philippines

Solicitor general Calida said the Maute group and Islamic State had a dream to create their own "ISIS province " in Mindanao and the government was not the only target of their aggression. The authorities said they believe the group - which is holding high ground while the military is slowed down on lower grounds - are seeking to turn the island of Mindanao into a caliphate.

Author: 0 British police arrest another man in Manchester attack probe

In a day of dramatic developments, a man was arrested at an address in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, following searches linked to the Manchester Arena suicide bombing. May's Conservatives saw their support fall to 43 percent while backing for Labour rose to 38 percent in the YouGov poll, helping to send sterling to a one-month low against the USA dollar.

Global News Manchester bomber was part of larger terrorist network
Author: 0 Manchester bomber was part of larger terrorist network

Rudd, Britain's top domestic defense official, told BBC News on Wednesday that Monday's attack was a "devastating occasion". The Changing of the Guard, a military ceremony in front of Buckingham Palace popular with tourists, was cancelled on Wednesday and the Houses of Parliament suspended all public events.

Global News Manchester bomber's dad, brother with suspected Islamic State links arrested in Tripoli
Author: 0 Manchester bomber's dad, brother with suspected Islamic State links arrested in Tripoli

Britain's interior minister, Amber Rudd , said Abedi had recently returned from Libya and her French counterpart, Gerard Collomb, said he had proven links with Islamic State and had probably visited Syria too. ISIS quickly stepped forward to claim responsibility for the bombings, though police said they had not yet verified the claims. Campaigning in Britain's general election, set for June 8, is resuming after being suspended because of the bombing late Monday following an Ariana ...

Global News Flag march by police in violence-hit Saharanpur villages
Author: 0 Flag march by police in violence-hit Saharanpur villages

The BJP leader got so riled up that he with his party inmates thrashed the police officer to an extent that he was left all bruised up. On May 5, a person was killed and 15 people were injured in clashes between two communities. NDTV , quoted a UP government statement, which said, "It was expected that the visit of the former chief minister would help restore peace in Saharanpur but this has not happened and it's sad".

Author: 0 A look at latest legal loss for Trump travel ban

One factor in that first vote is whether the government is likely to win in the end. "Congress granted the president broad power to deny entry to aliens, but that power is not absolute. "The administration already has suffered a string of well-deserved defeats in the courts", Becerra said in a written statement. "Rather then wait for yet another court to rule against it, Congress can and must take action that will end this discriminatory and risky policy once and for all".

Global News UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation
Author: 0 UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation

Ramadan Abedi said: "We don't believe in killing innocents ". The New York Times said there were no initial details of the type and strength of the explosive used in the attack. Hamid El-Sayed, who worked for the United Nations on tackling radicalisation and who now works at the University of Manchester , said Abedi had a "really bad relationship" with his family and his parents had tried but failed to keep him on the "right path".

Global News Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city
Author: 0 Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

Special forces commandoes were deployed to drive out the remaining 20 to 30 Maute group rebels holed-up in Marawi but encountered heavy resistance on Friday. He pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group in 2014. Following the declaration, Philippines military has ordered more than 200,000 people in the city of Marawi, Mindanao to leave their homes.

Global News Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert for Manchester Victims
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert for Manchester Victims

The latest arrests bring the total number of detentions related to the terror attack to four. Police are trying to establish if bomber Salman Abedi acted alone or whether there could be a risk of further attacks. "We will do all we can to protect the capital that we serve at this unsettling time", said Commander Jane Connors, who leads the London policing operation.

Global News Rouhani says Iran
Author: 0 Rouhani says Iran "heedless" of pressure to continue missile program

Iran has vehemently denied supplying terrorist organizations with weapons or in any way supporting terrorism or its ideology. "This power is made possible by people going into the ballot boxes". Rouhani was responding to a question on Monday from The Associated Press at a news conference in Tehran . Rouhani, known as pragmatist and reformist has engaged his country in foreign policy changes.

Author: 0 Greg Gianforte wins special election in Montana

Republican Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters after being declared the victor at a election night party for Montana's special House election against Democrat Rob Quist at the Hilton Garden Inn on May 25, 2017, in Bozeman, Montana. The reporter posted an audio clip in which a loud crash is heard, and Gianforte then appears to say: "The last time you came in here you did the same thing".

Author: 0 Commerce secretary appears to fall asleep during Trump's speech

King Salman and President Trump are set to inaugurate the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology (GCCEI), which will counter and prevent the spread of extremist ideology through promoting moderation, compassion and supporting the dissemination of positive dialogue.

Author: 0 More than 100 civilians killed in Iraq bombing in March

According to the Pentagon investigation , the airstrike detonated Islamic State group explosives stored in the building and killed over 100 civilians who were either on the lower floors of the targeted building or in a neighboring building that also collapsed.

Author: 0 Trump travels to Bethlehem to meet Palestinian leader

Donald Trump met with PA resident Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday morning. "This is what I've spent the last few days talking about during my trip overseas", Trump said. He reiterated the Palestinians' demands, including establishing a capital in East Jerusalem , territory Israel claims as well, insisting that "our problem is not with the Jewish religion, it's with the occupation and settlements, and with Israel not recognizing the state of Palestine".

Author: 0 Corbyn under fire for implying United Kingdom wars are inviting terrorism

Britain's opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn is to resume election campaigning on Friday with a speech linking British military action overseas to terrorism attacks in the United Kingdom, and criticise cuts to police forces in Britain. The Tory goal of cutting immigration would hit tax revenues and could damage the economy, it said, while public services such as the NHS would have to be bailed out through tax rises or increased borrowing or risk a decline in quality.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby: 12 jurors selected for upcoming criminal trial

One resident surveyed today admitted to personally knowing Cosby or a member of his family. After finalizing the main panel, lawyers also settled on three of six alternates Wednesday - two of them being black. Jurors were asked if they or anyone they know has been sexually assaulted , and about a third said yes. In an interview , Jo-Ellan Dimitrius, who consulted for the defense on jury matters for the O.J.

Author: 0 Mosul residents deny findings of U.S. probe into Iraq strike

A USA military investigation found the strike inadvertently triggered explosives placed in the building by IS fighters. When the coalition targeted snipers on the roof, the explosives detonated, killing at least 101 civilians sheltering in the bottom floors and four civilians in a neighboring structure.

Author: 0 Manchester police arrest another man in connection with attack

Acting U.S. ambassador to London Lewis Lukens spoke to BBC Radio 4 on Thursday afternoon following a strong reaction from United Kingdom police when forensic photos from the scene of Monday's Manchester suicide bombing were published by the New York Times .

Author: 0 U.S. president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday dodged the question. The Israeli love affair with President Donald Trump has soured as promises have gone unfulfilled. The official said the package includes building permits for Palestinians in Area C that has largely been off limits to Palestinian development until now.